The Northern Governors’ Forum (NGF) has sent their condolences to the people and government of Kano State and the Council of Traditional rulers and Chiefs, over the death of Emir of Rano, Alhaji Tafida Abubakar Ila Auta Bawo. Governor Simon Lalong, who is the Chairman of the forum, in a statement, described the death of […]
Northern governors react to death of Emir of Ran
As part of continuing measures to reposition and improve the performance of the power Sector in the country, the Honorable Minister of Power Engr. Sale Mamman hereby announces major changes at the Transmission Company of Nigeria. Accordingly, the Managing Director of the TCN, Usman Gur Mohammed has been removed from office with immediate effect. He
EQUITIES valuation declined by N168 billion last week following profit taking in some blue chip stocks, even as securities dealers reiterated call for caution given the on-going Coronavirus, COVID-19, pandemic.
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Governors of Northern States in Nigeria say armed attacks targeting farmers in the region could cause serious food insecurity in the north. The governors in a teleconference with the minister of agriculture lamented that farmers in the region are now afraid to go to their farms due to attacks by armed bandits, Boko Haram insurgents, […]
LAGOS — Dangote Cement Plc is seeking to raise up to N100 billion in fresh funds from the bond market, under its N300 billion Debt Issuance Programme.
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House of Representatives yesterday mandated its Committees on Treaties, Protocols and Agreements, Finance as well as Debt Management, DMO to liaise with the Ministry of Finance and the DMO office Debt to seek for review or outright cancellation of latest China loans to Nigeria, on the principle of force majeur.
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By Tordue Salem – Abuja The House of Representatives on Tuesday, mandated its Committees on Power and Financial Crimes, to look into allegations of sleaze at the Nigeria Bulk Electricity Trading Company, NBET, from 2015. The Motion to look into allegations financial impropriety at the agency was sponsored by Rep. Muhammed Wudil (APC-Kano) and twelveRead More
As the equities market continues to reel from the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, losses recorded in two industrial goods giants - Bua Cement Plc and Dangote Cement Plc - yesterday, pushed the market further down by 2.02 percent.
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